Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) is set to open the 2022 season of the Toyota Gazoo Racing (TGR) Vios Cup this July.
After its series of virtual programs for the 2021 season, this year’s edition is once again welcoming the energy of the live audience back in the grandstand. The first of its three legs is happening on July 2, 9:30am, at the Clark International Speedway in Pampanga. It will continue to be livestreamed on the Toyota Motor Philippines and Toyota Gazoo Racing Philippines Facebook accounts.
TGR Vios Cup 2022 will feature two main events, the Circuit Championship and Autocross Challenge. The Circuit Championship will feature the Philippines’ top racing teams with their seasoned and up-and-coming drivers battling in the Super Sporting, Sporting, and Promotional Class.
Meanwhile, the Autocross Challenge will be joined by celebrities, influencers, and members of the media.
This year, TGR Vios Cup will also pave the way for the country’s best e-racers to bring their sim racing skills to the actual track by participating in the TGR Vios Cup Autocross event.
As Toyota opens the race track to exhibit the thrill and joy of live racing to on-site and online audience, it continues to fulfill its goal of elevating motorsports in the country guided by the Toyota Gazoo Racing philosophy of pushing the limits for better.
TMP First Vice President for Vehicle Sales Operations Sherwin Chualim said, “Over the years, the TGR Vios Cup has been serving as a vehicle for us to champion the local racers, and to bring the thrill of racing to everyone. We thank our ever-growing community of racers and motorsports fans for their support which makes the TGR Vios Cup one of the biggest, and longest-running racing events in the Philippines” He continues, “With the event welcoming the public to the grandstand once again, it’s the perfect way to bring together the ambitious spirit of the racers and the rousing energy of the fans.”
Admission is free for everyone, and only vaccination cards are required to gain entry to the speedway. The TGR Vios Cup livestream on TMP’s and TGR PH’s social media accounts will feature commentaries, special segments, racer interviews, and audience engagement activities.
Legs 2 and 3 of the TGR Vios Cup will happen on August and November respectively.
Toyota Gazoo Racing Vios Cup is organized in cooperation with Bridgestone and Petron, and is supported by Brembo, Denso, OMP, Tuason Racing, AVT, 3M, ROTA, My Toyota Wallet, and Kinto One.